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Friday, July 26, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Herbie Hancock, “Watermelon Man”
  • EST, “Eighthundred Streets by Feet”
  • Steve Earle, “After Mardi Gras”
  • Bonobo, “Hatoa”
  • Strfkr, “Astoria”
  • Kurt Vile, “Girl Called Alex”
  • Kings of Leon, “Supersoaker”
  • Funk Brothers, “Keep Me Hangin’ On”
  • Miles Davis, “On the Corner”
  • Baldwin Brothers, “Air Is Invisible”
  • Half Moon Run, “Drug You”
  • Spoon, “I Turn My Camera On”
  • Kurt Vile, “Walkin’ On A Pretty Day”
  • Jule Styne and Leo Robin, “Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend” performed by Marilyn Monroe

Robin and Jeremy

Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

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How Athletes Are Getting ‘Faster, Higher, Stronger’

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October 30 8 Comments

A Computer Model Forecasts Ebola’s Future Path

With the virus in Africa, the U.S. and Europe, experts have created a computer model to predict where it could go next.

October 29 Comment

Reporter Crosses Into Syria To Tell Stories Of Fighters

Holly Williams of CBS discusses some of the people she's interviewed, including women soldiers on the frontlines.

October 29 7 Comments

How Far Have We Come Since The Financial Crisis?

Or are we already going backwards? We ask Michael Lewis, author of books including "Flash Boys" and "Liar's Poker."